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Benoît Lachambre and Benjamin Kamino entrance viewers with "Nudity. Desire"
Exciting performance art/ dance is high art entertainment at VIDF. Benjamin Kamino in Nudity. Desire.
Mar 14th, 2015
605 Collective remounts Inheritor Album as part of the PuSh Festival
Pedal-to-the metal power abounds with 605 Collective.
Jan 18th, 2014
Legendary dance artist Peggy Baker returns.
Canadian contemporary dance icon explores the work of Lewis Thomas’ The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher. Photo:John Lauener Photography
Jan 2nd, 2014
MascallDance celebrates a decade of edgy contemporary dance with Way Out West
Master teacher Jennifer Mascall in action. Photo credit:Yvonne Chew
Jul 26th, 2013
Brilliant young dancers from the Arts Umbrella Dance Company showcase bold, innovative works
Daniel Alwell and Alanna Sager entwined in choreography designed to ignite.
May 16th, 2013
New York's Cedar Lake leaps onto stage of the Vancouver Playhouse
DanceHouse launches its fifth anniversary season at the Vancouver Playhouse with two performances by red-hot New York City company, Cedar Lake, in its Vancouver debut. Shows take place...
Sep 28th, 2012
Louise Lecavalier/Fou Glorieux takes Vancouver by Storm
Louise Lecavalier in A Few Minutes of Lock.
Nov 5th, 2011
Acclaimed in New York, MOVE: the (dance) company hits its stride in Vancouver
At two, Josh Beamish, was already enrolled in dance classes. When Beamish turned sixteen, he made the move from Edmonton to Vancouver to train in ballet at Pacific Dance Arts and the...
Mar 30th, 2011
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre sends Vancouver audience into a frenzy
Like other modern dance companies whose founder’s repertoire exist as an archival representation, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has wholly succeeded in bringing Ailey’s name into the 21st...
Mar 20th, 2011